Re: Memory usage: buffer and cache
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Micheal Mukherji <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Buffer is a logical cache maintained by the operating system in the
> main memory while cache is actually a physical hardware that the cpu
> uses to decrease the effective memory access time.
That's not what I'm talking about. I know what CPU cache is, I'm
talking about what shows up in memory usage under Linux.
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